Normal Service Resumes With Two Roundups

3 06 2010

Apologies for the lack of updates over the past week or so, a personal change of ISP hit some unforeseen problems. Things are all resolved now though so normal service resumes with the Midweek Roundup from 24-27th May and Weekend Roundup from 28-30th May. The highlights of these seven days were:

  • Matt Garner scoring as IBV win in Iceland
  • Balestier Khalsa go through to the Singapore Cup quarter finals
  • Mahindra United and Viva Kerala finish their I-League season
  • LA Galaxy beat Columbus Crew in the match of the last two unbeaten records in the MLS
  • Interblock lose their relegation playoff so drop out of the PrvaLiga
  • Stuart Baxter’s Finland side draw with Poland

New Weekend Roundup 21st-23rd May – Video Highlights

25 05 2010

The new Weekend Roundup for 21st-23rd May is now in the Roundups section. The best bits of the weekend were:

  • Andy Iro scored as Columbus Crew beat New York
  • Ferencváros lose and Craig short’s side finish the season in seventh
  • Interblock lose the first leg of their relegation playoff
  • Balestier Khalsa draw in the S-League with Daniel Hammond featuring
  • Stuart Baxter’s Finland team lose to Estonia
  • Kris Thackray is a late sub as Ancona lose in Serie B

New Midweek Roundup 17-20th May – Video Highlights

21 05 2010

The Midweek Roundup for 17-20th May is up in the Roundups section. The best bits from those four days were:

  • Olympiacos lose so go into the earlier round of Europa League qualifying
  • James Hurst makes his debut for IBV with a draw & win in his first two games
  • Ben Amos starts for Molde in the NM Cupen
  • AIK get an important win in Allsvenskan
  • Anthony Elding scores as Ferencváros move up to sixth

Video – Highlight of the Week – Mark Howard

20 05 2010

So far highlights of the week have only been goalscorers and celebrations but that is all to change this week as the award goes to Mark Howard of AGF in Denmark. The former Manchester United defender made a heroic block where he literally put his body on the line. Howard is where number 3 for AGF (team in white) and the block is 2:45 minutes into the clip. Read the rest of this entry »

John Curtis Trains With Gold Coast

19 05 2010

John Curtis has started a two week training stint with A-League outfit Gold Coast United this week with the possibility of a permanent move if all goes well. Read the rest of this entry »

New Weekend Roundup 14-16th May – Video Highlights

19 05 2010

The new Weekend Roundup for 14-16th May is online in the Roundups section. The highlights of the weekend were:

  • Young Boys lost to Basel so finish runners up in Switzerland
  • AGF and Mark Howard get relegated from SAS Ligaen
  • Gabala FC lose their first game under the stewardship of Tony Adams
  • John Gregory’s Maccabi Ahi Nazareth get relegated in Israel
  • Olympiacos stay on course to avoid the early rounds of Europa League qualifying
  • Bryan Robson’s Thailand lose a friendly against South Africa

Video – Gary Smith Interview 15th May

18 05 2010

Comments from Colorado Rapids manager Gary Smith following his side’s 1-0 victory at DC United in the MLS. The only goal of the game came from Moroccan Midfielder Mehdi Ballouchy in the second half, netting his fifth league goal for the club. Read the rest of this entry »